Newsletter

THE FULL MOON


A remarkable day called T’U b’Av (“the Fifteenth of Av”) occurs this Friday, July 31. The Midrash describes it as “the day on which the digging ceased” (Eichah Rabba). 

view

 

Recent Posts


Tags

slaves Ammon redeemer incense Midrash Blame Tisha b'Av Isaiah Purim Boaz Tu b'Shvat ancestors Passover Seder meraglim Hagar Zion holiday night prayers lights heavenly gates heavenly throne Jewish festival Macabees purity King David Red Heifer moon Mount Sinai Faith locusts mitzva Jacob song war Holiness Malbim bird deluge world to come Hasmoneans miracles spiritual murder Jerusalem soul Galil resurrection Shushan Baku High Holy Days automobiles logic kiddush sacrifices Rebecca commandment Heavenly Mercy Canaan keys Sages esrog Genesis prayer book spies tabernacle Jewish holidays sun terrorism Balak kesuba creation Esther earthquake evil inclination Parsha Matisyahu darkness prophet Children of Israel Babylon Ashkenazi Golus Temple Mount Haman Shavuos Teshuva Jewish Prophecy enemies Adam rain Maimonides Holy land Golan barley chessed Solomon Rachel Moshiach Babylonia Temple king United Nations siddur evolution Hebrew Sabbath Magog Noah End of Days Abrahem Yom Kippur Final redemption Rebbe Chanukkah Matriarchs patriarchs'matriarchs Jew persecution tears Egypt Ishmael Moshaich Zechariah bris milah Psalms Jews light Achashveirosh shofar danger Mount Zion yarmulke stars peace leprosy Rabbi Akiva Zion, Angel Greeks matzos Protective edge sanctity Western Wall Yaakov High Priest dreams Zohar judgement Day of Judgement Isaac Moses prophet Samuel missiles repentance Exodus Mordechai angel Father in Heaven miracle pray ethics Shechina Judah Chanukah Tallis India seder Tu b'Av Aharon Ishamael 2020 Vision Golden Calf Sefiras haOmer kinneret violence Yerushalayim idol Miriam Talmud Day of Atonement Master of the Universe King Solomon Tefillin Leah Laban Eve exile survival America Passover Moab angels Holy Ark Lunar eclipse flood mikveh Holy Temple water plague paradise fear Sukkos Samuel fault Solar eclipse King of the Universe redemption Banias Tzuk etan Bais Hamikdosh tremors Nation of Israel secret slavery Judaism Song of Songs Maccabeans Avraham messiah Hashem liberation culture Dead Sea Jeremiah Rabbis Miraglim yeshiva Joseph materialism forefathers Torah heaven Sephardi shmittah David Amalek Pinchas Bilaam Repentence Geula shield of Abraham self-worship Europe kosher trees Benjamin Elul Mount Hermon Creator Sodom bible Chol haMoed Land of Israel idolatry Chofetz Chaim patriarchs prophets pain Western World menorah gossip eternal Sea of Galilee minyan blessing Moshe Amram tablets chaos Shabbos compassion Garden of Eden salvation priests fires Pharaoh Gog repent Samuel the Prophet Sukkah terror Rosh Hashanah cholent holy Edom terrorists Psalm Israel fragrance Holocaust Red Sea Second Temple death cries Angel of Death three weeks mikveh, Sabbath spirituality stones Ten Commandments Rosh Hashana Rashi Eglon media Jewish People Raiders of the Lost Ark G-d Ezekiel Abraham Lot hubris Esau Beit Hamikdash Ishmeal rosh chodesh Torah portion New Moon terrorist brotherhood eternity Divine presence biblical rabbi alone Ruth Rome God synagogue mitzvos Torah scholars Judgement Day Earth Chafetz Chaim Terror Attack in Jerusalem sin evil Sarah prayer

Archive